Entering Freshmen: Freshmen entering the Honors-in-Discipline (HiD) Program of the Department of History must have a high school GPA of 3.2 overall or an ACT composite score of 25 or greater.
Continuing Students: Entrance of students after their Freshman year will be based on their academic performance at ETSU. To be admitted into the History HiD Program students must have an overall GPA of 3.2 and a GPA of 3.5 in history courses.
Transfer Students: Entrance of transfer students into the History HiD Program of the Department of History will be based on their academic performance at their previous college, university, or community college. To be admitted students must have an overall GPA of 3.2.
Students seeking admission should submit an application form along with a written statement of purpose (300-500 words) explaining one’s career objective and how it relates to the study of history.
To apply, download the Application Form on right and submit it to
Dr. Daniel Newcomer
History Department, ETSU
Johnson City, TN 37614-1709